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2018 Oncology Certification Review Course

2018 Oncology Certification Review Course
Nuts & Bolts of Oncology Nursing: OCN Review

Saturday, June 30, 2018
7:15 AM – 5:15 PM

Virginia Oncology Associates is hosting a comprehensive one-day course reviewing scientific basis for practice, treatment modalities, side effects, health promotion and oncologic emergencies.

Westin Virginia Beach Town Center
4535 Commerce Street, Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Elaine DeMeyer, RN, MSN, AOCN®
Oncology Nurse Consultant
Rockwall, Texas

Target Audience:  Registered Nurses in Oncology and Radiation Therapy settings

Program Goal: To enable the participants that care for patients with cancer to become certified in this specialty and possess the knowledge needed to provide care that least to the best patient outcomes.

Registration Fee: $35 

Registration Full

Registration Deadline: Friday, June 22, 2018
Cancellations received via email by Friday, June 15, 2018 will be refunded minus a $10 administrative fee.  No refund will be provided for cancellation received after registration deadline.

Continuing Nursing Education Contact Hours: 7.5
A maximum of 7.5 nursing contact hours will be awarded for this program. The participant must attend the entire program to be eligible for full contact hour credit. This continuing nursing education activity has been submitted to Texas Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours.  TNA is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.”

Schedule of the Day | Review Course Agenda

7:15 AM     Registration & Breakfast

7:45 AM     Welcome & Introductions

8:00 AM     Oncology Nursing Certifications

8:30 AM     Cancer Principles

9:30 AM     Break & Exhibitor Time

9:45 AM     Overview of Selected Malignancies: Breast, Prostate, Lung, Colorectal & Hematologic Malignancies

12:00 PM   Lunch & Exhibitor Time

1:15 PM     Symptom Management

2:45 PM     Break & Exhibitor Time

3:00 PM     Oncologic Emergencies

4:00 PM     Health Promotion

4:15 PM     Survivorship

4:30 PM     End of Life & Palliative Care

4:45 PM     Standards of Nursing Practice

5:00 PM     Question & Answer  | Evaluations

5:15 PM    Adjournment

For any questions or more information contact | Jayme Riegler  - OR Dale Rogerson –